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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Partial Sketches of a Long-Sleeved Pleated Dress

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Incomplete sketch of a dress featuring a belted waist, wide bertha collar, long pleated sleeves, buttons along the front of the bodice, and a long skirt with a pleated panel at the center. There appears to be exaggerated stitching around the collar and belt. Sketch also includes a back view of the skirt that shows a diamond shape at the waist.

Inscription

Chanel

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 20

Identifier

KA0039_V8p20-003

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Partial Sketches of a Long-Sleeved Pleated Dress . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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